Ricardo Vargas

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IU Men Sweep Michigan and Iowa to Extend Undefeated Season Record

The IU Hoosiers have extended their undefeated season dual meet record to 6-0 with their double wins against Big Ten foes Michigan and Iowa.

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11 Nation-Leading Times for Michigan in Intrasquad Meet

Ricardo Vargas swam 2 nation-leading times and Maggie MacNeil swam one of the fastest 100 yard butterflies in history in Michigan’s last-minute intrasquad.

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Michigan Pulls in Verbal Commitment from OT Qualifier Ansel Froass

Mason Manta Rays’s Olympic Trials qualifier Ansel Froass has announced his verbal commitment to the University of Michigan for 2020-21.

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Tommy Cope Swims 54.0/1:58.3 Breaststrokes as Michigan Sweeps Miami (OH) & Navy

Maggie MacNeil swam a 49.54 in the 100 free, touching the wall as the only swimmer under 50 seconds.

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College Swimming Previews: #5 Michigan Men Relying on Distance/IM Individually

Senior leader Felix Auboeck is back after a heroic win in the mile at the 2019 NCAA Championships. He needs to be as lethal in the 200/500 free this year.

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Competitor Coach of the Month: Mike Bottom, Michigan

After a surprise World Championships gold in July, Mike Bottom’s crew kept moving with a Pan Ams gold and a slew of big U.S. Nationals swims in August.

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2019 Pan American Games: Day 5 Finals Live Recap

Meghan Small comes in as the top seed by a second and a half in the women’s 200 IM on the final night of the 2019 Pan Ams in Lima, Peru.

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Brazil Breaks Pan American Games Record in Men’s 4×200 Free Relay

Brazil used the same squad they set the Brazil National Record with at the World Championships a couple weeks ago.

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Miguel de Lara y Ricardo Vargas, récords mexicanos y bronces Panamericanos

La tercera jornada de competición en los Juegos Panamericanos de Lima ha sido un éxito para México, con dos medallas de bronce y dos récords nacionales.

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Tres podios argentinos con una brillante Pignatiello en los Panamericanos

Esta vez en los 800 libre, Delfina Pignatiello arrasó para ganar su segundo oro. Récords y destacadas actuaciones latinoamericanas. El repaso.

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2019 Pan American Games: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Tonight’s finals will feature the 100 free, 200 breast, and 100 back, as well as the mixed 4×100 medley relay.

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2019 Pan American Games: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

Tonight’s finals will feature the men’s and and women’s 400 freestyle, 100 breaststroke, 200 butterfly, and men’s and women’s 4 x 100 freestyle relays.

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Smachlo, Tucker, Sims All Three Event Winners To Close Out 2019 Eric Namesnink

The meet concluded with the 1500 free, 200 IM, 200 back, and 100 free, bringing many lifetime bests and even a first time Olympic Trials cut.

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2019 Clovis Pro Swim Series: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Matt Grevers will take the pool for preliminaries of the 50 back this morning, one of 10 total events in the first prelims session of the Clovis meet.

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México: 20 clasificados a los Panamericanos; Récord nacional de Gabriel Castaño

Gabriel Castaño destrozó el récord mexicano de 50 libre. El de Nuevo León clasificó a los Panamericanos, pero, ¿quiénes son los otros 19 nadadores que lograron las marcas para Lima 2019? Foto: Melissa Rodríguez.

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